Become An Apprentice

Roofers and Waterproofers

Scope of Work: A commercial roofer works on all types of commercial buildings, from the small corner store to huge automotive plants, and buildings ranging in height from one story to the tallest 100 story skyscrapers. The commercial roofer installs a variety of roofing materials, generally on flat roofs. The roofs are generally made up of hot tar, hot asphalt, modified bitumen, or rubber membrane. You need to be the kind of person who works hard, and has good ethics, including showing up for work on time, maintaining a positive attitude, and the ability to work as part of a team. The tools and clothing required are very basic.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Reliable transportation

Length of Program: 3 years

Roofers Local 149/SMRCA Apprenticeship School
8155 Annsbury Dr., Ste. 104
Shelby Twp., MI 48316
Phone: 586-759-2140
Fax: 586-759-0528


Open Enrollment Dates: